Re: Microsoft's XSL Proposal
Russell Chamberlain wrote: > 7) Has a clearly-defined conflict-resolution mechanism > > Some formatting environments specify that the "first" > applicable style in the stylesheet is always the one to > be applied. A stylesheet's behaviour should not change > based on the location of a style in the stylesheet's > source file. XSL will let authors organize their styles > in any way they see fit, with no effect on behaviour. > > Some environments also allow _multiple_ styles to be > applied. Which ones, and in what order? Yuck! > XSL explicitly states that at most a single pattern > will be chosen. Good idea. Only one construction rule can apply, but multiple style rules can apply. However, XSL does have a (hopefully) well defined conflic resolution mechanism for dealing with this, and it doesn't depend on the order of the rules in the stylesheet. James xml-dev: A list for W3C XML Developers Archived as: http://www.lists.ic.ac.uk/hypermail/xml-dev/ To unsubscribe, send to majordomo@i... the following message; unsubscribe xml-dev List coordinator, Henry Rzepa (rzepa@i...)
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